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Build an EASY 10 Meter (28 MHz) Vertical Antenna for DX!

24 January, 2023 - Reading time: ~1 minute

In this video I will show how to build a simple ham radio antenna for 10 Meters using just one piece of coax and some wire. So... let's build a 28 MHz vertical antenna to work some of the DX and not miss out! 10 Meters has been going gangbusters with signals lately! You can also build this for 27 MHz CB, just modify it a little and make it slightly longer.


The Problem Plaguing Ham Radio

23 November, 2022 - Reading time: ~1 minute

This keeps popping up more and more often... what do we do about it?


A HIGH Performance Antenna for Restricted Spaces

23 November, 2022 - Reading time: ~1 minute

Our Field Day is coming up, so we decided to build one for the 6 meter band and demonstrate the fun that can be had building and experimenting with antennas!

This is a Moxon antenna and it is a popular directional 2 element beam antenna that takes up less space (70%) than a standard yagi.

Moxon Generator 👉 http://tippete.net/cgi-bin/moxgen.pl

Another SUPER SIMPLE Antenna to Build for 6 Meters! 👉 https://youtu.be/4h7UGNbWmsY


Increase the Range of Any Handheld Radio for 6 Cents

23 November, 2022 - Reading time: ~1 minute

Increase the range of any handheld radio, A Baofeng, Yaesu or Icom with a counterpoise, otherwise known as a "tiger tail". A tiger tail is a length of wire added to an antenna to take the 1/4th wave rubber duck to a half wave dipole antenna.

More antenna stuff here 👉https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSuX83ay4Oug_nPHTbAVVAdK1SFAfASjY

Baofeng here 👉 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSuX83ay4OuhEIg4NH3r_Ioz4XA3SCKIG


NEW Icom IC-905 FULL Details and REVEAL! VHF/UHF & SHF Radio

23 November, 2022 - Reading time: ~1 minute
The long awaited reveal of the Icom SHF project is the Icom IC-905 VHF/UHF/SHF SDR radio! Released at the Tokyo Hamfair 2022 by  @IcomIncorporated 
To GigaHertz and Beyond! 👇👇 https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSuX83ay4Oug_qJECIs_zgeIOiEGSnsbC
⏱️Chapters⏱️
0:00 The IC-905 - Amazing!
0:52 Bands and Modes
1:32 Power Output
2:20 Head Unit
3:24 Amateur Television!
5:13 Operation via LAN cable
7:54 Frequency Stability
9:32 10 GHz using CX-10G
11:40 Other Features
12:21 RF Module
15:33 Overall connection layout
16:57 Icom UK brochure
17:23  @IcomAus  please send us one!